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Hidden gems could be in 905 next year

12/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Investments by Michael Antczak

According to the 2018 REMAX Market Outlook report, many purchasers will set their sights on Toronto’s suburbs in 2018, and that could be especially beneficial for house ... More


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Bank of Canada's Poloz boosts expectations for hike in first quarter

12/15/2017 | Posted in Mortgage Interest Rates by Michael Antczak

The Bank of Canada is increasingly confident the economy will need less stimulus over time, Governor Stephen Poloz said on Thursday in an end-of-year speech that boosted the ... More


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Canadian home sales post solid gain in November

12/14/2017 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Michael Antczak

According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales rose strongly in November 2017.

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GTA housing prices to increase 6.8% next year, but investors can still capitalize

12/13/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

A new report estimates housing prices in the Greater Toronto Area will increase 6.8% next year, but investors can get ahead of rising costs by buying early.

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GTA commercial activity sees significant November boost

12/12/2017 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Michael Antczak

Industrial segment cited as the main contributor to this increase.

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Housing starts near 10-year high on Toronto condo boom

12/10/2017 | Posted in New Developments by Michael Antczak

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the pace of housing starts picked up in November, with condo building in Toronto driving the trend.  

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In 2018, these homes will sell the fastest

12/8/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak

With reduced buying power, house hunters will scoop these properties up

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Home values boost Canadian family net worth

12/8/2017 | Posted in Financial Health by Michael Antczak

Canadian families increased their net worth by 14.7% in the four years from 2012-2016 according to new data from Statistics Canada.

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Surge in uninsured mortgages 'no coincidence'

12/6/2017 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Michael Antczak

Consumers looking to consolidate debt currently have more buying power than they will next month, therefore rushing to refinance their mortgages before the new mortgage ... More


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Bank of Canada announces rate

12/6/2017 | Posted in Mortgage Interest Rates by Michael Antczak

The Bank of Canada stuck with its trend-setting interest rate, but it offered fresh, yet cautious, warnings to Canadians that increases are likely on the way.

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TREB Releases Monthly Market Figures Reported By GTA REALTORS®

12/5/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

Toronto Real Estate Board President Tim Syrianos announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 7,374 transactions through TREB’s MLS® System in November ... More


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BoC flags risk from low-ratio mortgage loans

12/4/2017 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Michael Antczak

The Bank of Canada has released its latest assessment of the financial system and has once again highlighted risk from mortgages.

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2018 expected to be big year in the GTA

11/29/2017 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak

Pen up demand in the Greater Toronto Area is going to be unleashed next year, according to one bank's chief economist.

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Marijuana legalization's effect on real estate in Canada

11/26/2017 | Posted in Real Estate News by Michael Antczak

Real estate agents want to know if you've grown pot in your home.

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Record October for new condo sales in GTA

11/25/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Michael Antczak

The Building Industry and Land Development Association says the GTA's supply of newly constructed condos last month hit its highest level since it began tracking that data ... More


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3 in 10 Canadians consider themselves debt-free while carrying a mortgage

11/24/2017 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Michael Antczak

More than half of Canadians say they have good knowledge of debt management, yet many Canadians who hold a mortgage don’t believe they’re in debt at all.

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These 6 predictions about the 2017 Canadian housing market were way off base

11/22/2017 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Michael Antczak

Few could have predicted the roller coaster that was the Canadian housing market in 2017. Here are 6 predictions for 2017 that ended up falling seriously short.

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Market vulnerability varies across Canada

11/19/2017 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Michael Antczak

It will be more difficult to qualify for a mortgage in 2018, with experts saying it will slow the growth of housing in Canada.

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CMHC takes aim at shadow lenders amid rising debt levels

11/16/2017 | Posted in Mortgages and Real Estate by Michael Antczak

Canada’s housing agency is seeking more data on home loans from shadow lenders, amid concern rising levels of debt aren’t being adequately tracked and may increase ... More


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Canadian home sales edge up again in October

11/15/2017 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak

According to statistics released today by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales posted a modest monthly increase in October but remain below levels ... More


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